Great Picture Book Biographies

Elementary teachers often assign a biography report for students who are just learning what makes up a biography- the story of someone’s life. An autobiography is written by the famous person. In our libraries we dedicate special places for biographies: adult, young adult and children.  Many students ask for the…

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Ordinary People Change the World

Ordinary People Change the World What is a hero?  Dictionary.com defines a hero as “a person noted for courageous acts or nobility of character” or “a person who, in the opinion of others, has special achievements, abilities, or personal qualities and is regarded as a role model or ideal”.  In…

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